After School Care

After School Care

Out of School Hours Care (OSHC)

In addition to our core school hours, Canberra Christian School also offers a before and after school care program. The program is run 5 days a week (Mon to Fri) in the morning from 7.30 till 8.30 and each afternoon from 3pm to 6 pm.

Opening Hours and Cost

Morning

7:30am to 8:30am

Cost $15 per day

Afternoon

When school supervision ends.

3:45pm to 6:00pm

Cost $25 per day

OSHC Attendance

Before School Care Sessions

·       All children must be booked into the OSHC Service if they wish to attend Before School Care.

·       On arrival, all children must be signed in by a parent/guardian.

·       At 8.30am, children will be signed out by the OSHC Staff member and handed over to the teacher on yard duty.

·       When children first begin school, parent/guardians may arrange for the OSHC Staff member to take the child to their classroom.

 

After School Care Sessions

·       All children and families requiring care for their children in the After School Care program must book their child into the OSHC Service.

·       All children will be signed in by an OSHC Staff member.

·       All children will be collected and signed out by a parent/guardian or approved person.

 

Vacation Care (Commencing July 2018)

·       All children must be booked into the OSHC Service if they wish to attend.

·       On arrival, all children must be signed in by a parent/guardian.

·       All children will be collected and signed out by a parent/guardian or approved person.

 

Daily Routine

Before School Care

7:30am            Children begin to arrive. Wash hands.

7:30am            Children are able to participate in planned activities and free play.

8:30am            Children are signed out and delivered to the teacher on school duty.

 

After School Care

3:10pm                       Children from the Mawson school are collected and signed-in.

3:15-3:45pm                Outside Play – Children are able to participate in outside play  (School has Duty of Care for CCS students).

3:45pm                        Wash hands.

3:45pm                        Children from CCS are collected and signed-in, bags put away.  Roll call is conducted. Children then separated into two rooms.

3:45-4:15pm                Children are able to do their homework in the main room (or quiet activities).

4:15pm                        Wash hands. Children enjoy Afternoon tea. (In 2 designated areas)

3:45-5:30pm                Children are able to participate in planned activities and free play (details about these will be available each week).

5:30-6:00pm                Children are brought together inside where they help tidy the activities room. Children play free choice games.

6:00pm                        Service closes.

If you wish to enroll for either or both (before/after) school care, please log on to : https://canberrachristianschool.hubworks.com.au  and complete the enrolment form and then, on the form below, indicate which days/times you wish your child to attend and return to school administration in person or by email to secretary@ccs.act.edu.au.

Parent Participation

We welcome parent and carer participation at our OSHC Service. If you would like to volunteer your time and assist staff with afterschool care or excursions, then please discuss this with the OSHC Director/Principal. Comments about the OSHC Service may be provided when regular surveys are sent home to children and families. If you have suggestions or comments about the program, please address these to the room leader or OSHC/Principal.

OSHC Policies

OSHC Policies are available in the service for viewing. Please speak with the OSHC Director if you would like to read the OSHC Policies.

OOSH Parent Handbook